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Hidden Ledge Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.65019, -73.14768 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Luc-514, Kris Fiore, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Kris Fiore on May 22, 2015
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  • Description 

    A ledge located above Beginner's Luck which currently contains one line in the center of the ledge. Excellent morning sun as it is entirely above the treeline.

    It isn't really "hidden" in that it is hard to find as it can be plainly seen from Chockstone or the top of Fresh Meat and Paradox but it has remained dormant through 3 decades of development at Upper West.

    Getting There 

    1. Climb Beginner's Luck.

    2. Climb Rented Mule and climb over the anchors.

    3. Climb Fresh Meat and traverse left.

    4. Climb Paradox and traverse left.

    Climbing Season



    Weather station 10.4 miles from here

    3 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
    ['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

    Classic Climbing Routes in Hidden Ledge

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hidden Ledge:
    Doug the Subway Fugitive   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
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    Featured Route For Hidden Ledge
    Rock Climbing Photo: Clipping after sticking the crux deadpoint on the ...

    Rancid Meat 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  Vermont : Bolton Area : ... : Hidden Ledge
    A bit of a hidden gem that sat right above popular climbs for decades. A short crux section and a fantastic upper half of easy exposed climbing. Reliably dry, even if Fresh Meat and Paradox are wet.Work up and right with delicate foot work to a high first bolt with a great clipping hold. Bite down on crimps through the overhang to make a long move to a good sidepull. A few more moves leads to a good stance below the crux. Pull through the crux with a great deadpoint and pull up with power to rea...[more]   Browse More Classics in Vermont

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